Spare and modern this Contemporary design uses a side entry is shown in a narrow lot urban setting. Visually integrated fences create intimate convenient outdoor living spaces. Take away the privacy fencing and the design works as a style counterpoint in a rural or coastal area. The design packs lots of livability on to a tiny footprint. At just 12 feet wide it’s sized for ADU or cottage use. Enlargement is simple for alternative uses.
With their smaller footprint two story designs are good solutions for narrow or small sites. Views from a second floor are often a bonus. In addition to functional and sound segregation, second floor bedrooms provide a more secure feeling. The central stairwell features a light filling story and a half high windows.